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Women In The French Revolution, Edna Ethel Dawley Jan 1901

Women In The French Revolution, Edna Ethel Dawley

Student and Lippitt Prize essays

Beginning with a detailed history of the sparks that led to the Revolution in France (1789–1799), this essay gives French women praise by illustrating the specific types of women who assisted in the Revolution: the women of the mob, Charlotte Corday, Madame Roland, Madame de Stael, the Princess de Lamballe and Marie Antoinette.


The Industrial Evolution Of The United States, Howard Dexter Smith Jan 1901

The Industrial Evolution Of The United States, Howard Dexter Smith

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A thesis which describes the evolution of industry in the United States, chronicling from 1789 to the following one hundred years.


The Value Of The Colonies To The Mother Country, Lenora Estelle Stillman Jan 1900

The Value Of The Colonies To The Mother Country, Lenora Estelle Stillman

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A study of the relationship of a colony to its original country, focusing on the importance fair policies in Spain, England and France and questioning whether or not Europeans emigrating to U.S. colonies remain European citizens or can be considered representatives of their countries.


Home Life In Ancient Rome, Bertha Douglass Tucker Jan 1900

Home Life In Ancient Rome, Bertha Douglass Tucker

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This essay documents the similarities between the Romans in 400 BC and Americans in the very early 20th century while also exploring the minor differences in material surroundings, social customs and religious practices.


Some Tendencies Of Militarism, Walter Clarke Phillips Jan 1899

Some Tendencies Of Militarism, Walter Clarke Phillips

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Explores the ways in which the concept of militarism has changed due to "modern warfare" during the years preceding 1899.


Libraries Past And Present, Lillian Mabelle George Jan 1899

Libraries Past And Present, Lillian Mabelle George

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This essay reviews the history of libraries, beginning with Ancient Egypt and Greece, and goes on to explore the changes that have occurred since over time, ending with nineteenth century libraries and librarians.


Public Highways, John Peter Case Jan 1898

Public Highways, John Peter Case

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The history of public highway development throughout many of the world’s civilizations and a discussion concerning their overall importance, features and use.